Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2005
Policy Type:Information and Education>Performance Label>Comparison label, Information and Education>Performance Label>Endorsement label, Information and Education>Information provision, Voluntary Approaches>Public Voluntary Schemes
Energy Efficiency Policy Targets:Buildings, New buildings, Buildings, Energy Class, Low Energy, Buildings, Building Type, Residential, Lighting, Residential, Residential Appliances, Cooking & Laundry, Residential Appliances, Refrigeration, Residential Appliances, Space cooling, Residential Appliances, Space heating, Residential Appliances, Water heating, Residential Appliances, Ventilation
Agency:Natural Resources Canada
Funding:The ENERGY STAR for New Homes program is funded under the ecoENERGY Efficiency initiative, which has been allocated CAD 195 million in federal funding over five years (fiscal year 2011/2012 to fiscal year 2015/2016).
Energy Efficiency Description:

Energy Efficiency label for new low-rise homes that indicates an energy performance 20% better than a home built to code. This program brings energy efficiency to a mass market and paves the way for energy efficiency requirements in the building code.

Related policies:ecoENERGY Efficiency for Housing and Buildings

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